Annual Meeting

May 16, 2016

Expected attendance: 1,000

GBC’s premier business event of the year. The event celebrates the accomplishments and charts the GBC’s work for the coming year.


Diamond (60th) Anniversary Sponsor – $17,500

Sponsorship at this level entitles sponsoring company to the following:

  • Two tables of 10 in a prominent location.
  • Company CEO will have VIP seat at head table with GBC President & CEO and GBC Chair.
  • Two exhibit tables to display company materials or promotional items.
  • Company name or logo prominently placed on all event promotional materials, media releases, e-mail promotion, GBC Web site and event invitation (if sponsorship is received by printing deadline).
  • Company name or logo placed on packaging of Annual Meeting giveaway (to be given to each attendee at the event).
  • Company name or company logo on all Annual Meeting print ads in The Daily Record and Baltimore Business Journal.
  • Company recognition at the event through public announcement of sponsorship and signage promoting sponsorship.
  • Audiovisual screen company recognition.
  • Company banner to will be displayed in ballroom at event.
  • Opportunity to announce speaker or award winner during the Annual Meeting.
  • Full-page company advertisement in the event program.
  • Company name or logo on event Web page leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo on past events sponsors Web page for one year.
  • Company name or logo listed as a past sponsor in GBC annual report/membership directory.
  • Company advertisement in the GBC’s e-newsletter, “State House Update” for three months.
  • Company advertisement in the GBC’s e-newsletter, “Leader” for six months.
  • Company recognition in article featuring event in the GBC’s e-newsletter, “Leader.”
  • Two featured sponsored stories highlighting your company in the GBC’s e-newsletter, “Leader.”
  • Opportunity to place one giveaway at each seat at the Annual Meeting (provided by sponsor and subject to approval of GBC Director of Events).
  • 25 percent OFF any GBC Online Advertising Package.

Platinum Sponsorship – $13,000

  • Two tables of 10 in a prominent location.
  • Company name or logo prominently placed on all event promotional materials, media releases, e-mail promotion, GBC Web site and event invitation (if sponsorship is received by printing deadline).
  • Company name or company logo on all Annual Meeting print ads in The Daily Record.
  • Company recognition at the event through public announcement of sponsorship and signage promoting sponsorship.
  • Audiovisual screen company recognition.
  • Company recognition in article featuring event in the GBC’s e-newsletter, “Leader.”
  • Full-page company advertisement in the event program.
  • Two exhibit tables to display company materials or promotional items.
  • Company advertisement on the GBC Web site for six months.
  • Company name or logo on event Web page leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo on past events sponsors Web page for one year.
  • Company name or logo listed as a sponsor in GBC annual report/membership directory.
  • Opportunity to place giveaways (provided by sponsor and subject to approval of GBC Director of Events) at each place setting.

Gold Sponsorship – $9,000

  • One table of 10 in a prominent location.
  • Company name or logo prominently placed on all event promotional materials, media releases, e-mail promotions, event invitation (if sponsorship is received by printing deadline).
  • Company recognition at the event through public announcement of sponsorship and signage promoting sponsorship.
  • Audiovisual screen company recognition.
  • Prominent company recognition in article in the GBC’s e-newsletter “Leader.”
  • Half-page company advertisement in the event program.
  • One exhibit table to display company materials or promotional items.
  • Company advertisement on the GBC Web site for three months.
  • Company name or logo on event Web page leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo on past event sponsors Web page for one year.
  • Company name or logo listed as a sponsor in GBC annual report/membership directory.

Silver Sponsorship – $6,000

  • One table of 10 to the event.
  • Company name or logo prominently displayed on all event promotional materials, media releases and event program.
  • Company recognition at the event through signage promoting sponsorship.
  • Quarter-page company advertisement in the event program.
  • Company advertisement in the GBC’s e-newsletter “Leader” for three months.
  • Company name or logo on event Web page leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo on past event sponsors Web page for one year.
  • Company name or logo listed as a sponsor in GBC annual report/membership directory.

Bronze Sponsorship – $4,000

  • Five tickets to the event.
  • Company name or logo displayed in event program.
  • Company recognition at the event through signage promoting sponsorship.
  • Company advertisement in the GBC’s award winning “State House Update” e-newsletter for three months.
  • Company name or logo on event Web page leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo on past event sponsors Web page for one year.
  • Company name or logo listed as a sponsor in GBC annual report/membership directory.

To sponsor the GBC Annual Meeting, contact Samantha Zerhusen.